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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Distinguish between ( প্রভেদ করা ) Distinguish between a phrase and a clause.
  • Stare at ( একদৃষ্টিতে তাকানো ) She stared at me.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.