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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.