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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.