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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Disgrace to ( কলঙ্ক ) He is disgrace to his family.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.