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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.