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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.