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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Made of ( তৈরি ) This ring is made of gold.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.