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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.