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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.