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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.