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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.