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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Absent from ( অনুপস্থিত ) Rifat was absent from college.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.