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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )