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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.