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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.