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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.