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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Sensible of ( বোধ সম্পন্ন ) She is sensible of the risk.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.