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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Abide by ( মেনে চলা ) One should abide by the rules

Idioms:

  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.