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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.
  • Overcome with ( দমন করা ) He was overcome with fatigue.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.