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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.