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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )