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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Displeased with ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Due to ( কারণে ) His absence is due to illness.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )