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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.