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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.