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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )