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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.