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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Warn of ( সতর্ক করা ) He warned me of the danger.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.