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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.