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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.