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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.