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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.