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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel