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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.