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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Fatal to ( মারাত্মক ) he doctor's mistake proved fatal to his life.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )