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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.