"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.