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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Supply with ( যোগান দেওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) He supplied us with food.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.

Idioms:

  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.