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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.