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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.

Idioms:

  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.