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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.

Idioms:

  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.