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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.