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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.