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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dislike for ( অপছন্দ ) He has dislike for dogs.
  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.