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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.