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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • 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.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.