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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Clue to ( সূত্র ) Find out the clue to the mystery.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Indifferent to ( উদাসীন ) He is indifferent to our problem.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.