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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.