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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.