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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.