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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.