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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.