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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.