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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.