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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.