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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.