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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Compare to ( তুলনা করা (অসদৃশ বস্তু) ) Anger is compared to fire.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.