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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.