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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.

Idioms:

  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.