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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )