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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.