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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.