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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.