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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.