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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Rid of ( মুক্ত হওয়া ) Get rid of bad company.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.