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Appropriate Preposition:

  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.