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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Sick of ( পীড়িত, ক্লান্ত ) He is sick for home.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.