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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.