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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.