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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )