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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Differ in ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (মতামত) ) They differ in their opinions.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.