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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )