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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.