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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Composed of ( তৈরি ) Water is composed of Hydrogen and Oxygen.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.