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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.