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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • A black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) Tom is a black sheep in their family
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.