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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Attend to ( মনোযোগ দেওয়া ) Attend to your lesson.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • 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.