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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )