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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.

Idioms:

  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )