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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Respond to ( উত্তর দেওয়া ) Nobody responded to my call.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.