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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Similar to ( সদৃশ ) This pen is similar to that.
  • Yield to ( আত্মসমর্পণ করা ) He Yielded to his enemy.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.