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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.