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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Tell upon ( ক্ষতি করা ) Over-eating tells upon health.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.