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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.