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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.

Idioms:

  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.