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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.