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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.

Idioms:

  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.