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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.