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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Divide into ( বিভক্ত করা (অংশ) ) It was divided into several parts.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.