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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.