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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.