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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Offensive to ( বিরক্তিকর ) This acrid smell is offensive to me.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.

Idioms:

  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.