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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.