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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.