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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.