"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.