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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.