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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.