"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Blind of ( দৃষ্টিশক্তিতে অন্ধ ) He is blind of one eye.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.