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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Die of ( মারা যাওয়া (রোগ) ) He died of cholera.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.