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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Comment on ( মন্তব্য করা ) He commented favorably on the point.

Idioms:

  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.