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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.