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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide