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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.