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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )