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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.