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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Superior to ( উৎকৃষ্টতর ) This type of rice is superior to that.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Partial to ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He is partial to his son.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.