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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.