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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.