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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.