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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.
  • Trust to ( বিশ্বাস করা (ব্যক্তি) ) You may trust the work to me.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.