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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.

Idioms:

  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.