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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.

Idioms:

  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.