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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.