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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel