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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.