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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.