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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Access to ( প্রবেশ অধিকার ) Public has no access to this area.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )