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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.