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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.