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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.