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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.