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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.