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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.