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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Burning question ( তীব্র বিতর্কের বিষয় ) The problem of the dowry system is the burning question of the day.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.