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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.