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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.