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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Parallel to ( সমান্তরাল ) This line is parallel to that.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.