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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.