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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly