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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.