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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.