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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.