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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.