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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.

Idioms:

  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.