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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.