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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Agree on ( একমত হওয়া (নির্দিষ্ট বিষয়) ) I am agree on this point.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.

Idioms:

  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.