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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • 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?
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.