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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.