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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story