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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.