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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).

Idioms:

  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )