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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.