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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.

Idioms:

  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.