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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.

Idioms:

  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.