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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.