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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.

Idioms:

  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.