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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Commence on ( শুরু করা ) Our examination commences on the 3rd July.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.