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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel