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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )