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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.