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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )