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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.