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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.