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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Busy with ( ব্যস্ত ) He is busy with his studies.
  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Replace with another ( পরিবর্তন করা (একটি জিনিস) ) Replace this chair with new one.
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.