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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.