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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.

Idioms:

  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )