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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Delight in ( আনন্দ ) He takes delight in music.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Relevant to ( প্রাসঙ্গিক ) Your remark is not relevant to the point.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.