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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )