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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.