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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Limited to ( সীমাবদ্ধ ) Invitation was limited to members only.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel