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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.