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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.