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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush