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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.