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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.