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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.