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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.