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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.