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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.