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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.