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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.