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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel