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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.