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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Different from ( পৃথক ) This book is different from that.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.