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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Encroach on ( অনধিকার প্রবেশ করা ) Do not encroach on my land.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.