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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.