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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Deaf of ( বধির ) He is deaf of one ear.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.