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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Polite in ( নম্র ) He is polite in his manners. (Polite to strangers).
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.