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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.