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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.