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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )