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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist