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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.