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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Come of ( জন্মগ্রহণ করা ) He comes of a noble family.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Free from ( মুক্ত ) He is now free from danger.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.