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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.