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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.