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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.