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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.