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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.