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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Satisfaction in ( সন্তোষ ) I find satisfaction in gardening. Great was his satisfaction with her result.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Careful of ( যত্নবান ) He is careful of his money.

Idioms:

  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.