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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.

Idioms:

  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.