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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.