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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake