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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.