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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.