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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • 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
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.