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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means