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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.