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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.