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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.