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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.