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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Curry favour ( তোষামোদ করিয়ে প্রিয় হওয়া ) He knows how to curry favour with officers.
  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )