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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.