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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.