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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.