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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.