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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.