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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.