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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush