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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.