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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.