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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.