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Appropriate Preposition:

  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.