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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.