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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.