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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.

Idioms:

  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.