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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )