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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.