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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Engaged with ( নিযুক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.