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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Enquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.