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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.