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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.