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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.