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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.