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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.