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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • 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?
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.