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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Complain to ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.