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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )