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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.