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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.