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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.