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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.