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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.