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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.