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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • 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.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.