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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Occupied in ( নিয়োজিত ) He is occupied in writing a letter.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Talk of ( কথা বলা (কোন জিনিস) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy of (about, over) the matter.

Idioms:

  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.