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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.