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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Care of ( যত্ন নেওয়া ) Take care of your health.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Exempt from ( রেহাই দেওয়া ) He was exempted from the fine.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.