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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.