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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.