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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.