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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.