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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.