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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg