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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )