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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.