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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.