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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush