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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.