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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist