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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.