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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )