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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.