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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.