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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.

Idioms:

  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.