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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.