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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.