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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.