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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )