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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.

Idioms:

  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.