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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Triumph over ( জয় করা ) Jim and Della triumphed over their poverty.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.