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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.