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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.