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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.