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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.