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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )