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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.