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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • 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?
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.