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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.