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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.