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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.