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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.