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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.