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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.
  • Occupied with ( নিয়োজিত (কাজ) ) He is occupied with his studies.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.