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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.