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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )