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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Accompanied with ( একসঙ্গে ঘটা ) He has fever accompanied with headache.
  • Slow of ( ধীর ) He is slow of speech. He is slow at figures. He is slow in writing.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.