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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.