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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.