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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.