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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Kind to ( সদয় ) She is very kind to the children.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.