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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.