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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.