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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.