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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.