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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.

Idioms:

  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )