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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Rob of ( অপহরণ করা ) Somebody robbed him of his purse.
  • Differ with ( ভিন্ন মত হওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) I differ with you on this point.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.