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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.