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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.