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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.