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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.