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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • 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.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.