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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.