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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • bad shoot ( অসংগত অনুমান )
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.