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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )