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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.