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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Capacity for ( যোগ্যতা ) He has a capacity for hard work.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.