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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.