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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.