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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • 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?
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.