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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Control over ( নিয়ন্ত্রণ ) He has no control over his brother.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.