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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.

Idioms:

  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.