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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.

Idioms:

  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )