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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.