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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.

Idioms:

  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.