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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.