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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.