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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home