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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )