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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.

Idioms:

  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.