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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.

Idioms:

  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.