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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.