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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.