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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.