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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bound for ( যাত্রার জন্য প্রস্তুত ) The ship is bound for England.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.