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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.