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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home