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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.