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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Part from ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He parted form his friend.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.

Idioms:

  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.