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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather