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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Endowed with ( ভূষিত ) He is endowed with talents.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.