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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )