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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.