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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.

Idioms:

  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.