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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.