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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.