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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )