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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.