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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.