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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.