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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Late in ( দেরি ) Why are you so late in coming?
  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Acquit of ( খালাস দেওয়া ) High court acquit him of the charge.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.