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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Obstacle to ( বাধা ) Poverty is often obstacle to higher studies.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Fond of ( অনুরাগী ) Children are fond of sweets.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.