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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Differ from ( ভিন্নরূপ হওয়া ) This thing differs from that.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.