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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Limit to ( সীমা ) You should have a limit to your demands.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Object to ( আপত্তি করা ) He objected to my proposal.

Idioms:

  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )