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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.