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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.