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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?