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Appropriate Preposition:

  • 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.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • 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?
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.