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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )