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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.