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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Interfere in ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) Do not interfere in my job.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.