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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.