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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.