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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Play on ( বাজানো ) He played on guitar.
  • Inquire about ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) I inquired of him about (into) the matter.

Idioms:

  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.