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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.