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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Pass away ( মারা যাওয়া ) He passes away last night.
  • Useful to ( প্রয়োজনীয় (ব্যক্তি) ) This book is useful to us for examination.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.