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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.