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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Charge on or against ( অভিযোগ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Theft was charged on (against) him.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.

Idioms:

  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.