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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.