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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.