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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.