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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Quick at ( চটপটে ) He is quick at figures.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.