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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Liable to ( দায়ী ) He is liable to fine for his misconduct.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.

Idioms:

  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • 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 force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.