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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.