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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses