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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Prevent from ( বারণ করা ; প্রতিরোধ করা ) I prevented him from going there.‌

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )