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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.