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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • At once back and call ( বাধ্য ) He is always at my back and call.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.