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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.