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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Useful for ( প্রয়োজনীয় (উদ্দেশ্য) ) This book is useful to us for examination.
  • Inferior to ( নিকৃষ্ট ; হীন ) He is inferior to his neighbour.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.