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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Belong to ( অধিকারে থাকা ) This house is no more belongs to him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.