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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.