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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Close to ( নিকটে ) The school is very close to our house.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.