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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )