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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.