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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.