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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )