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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.