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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.