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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Differ on ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যপার) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • be up and doing ( উঠে-পড়ে লাগা )
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.