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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.