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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Aloof from ( দূরে থাকা ) Keep yourself aloof from bad company.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family