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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.