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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )