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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )