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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.