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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.