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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.