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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.