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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.