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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.