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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Agree with ( একমত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I agree with you on this point
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Dull of ( বোধশক্তিহীন ) He is dull of understanding.

Idioms:

  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.