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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.