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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Deal with ( ব্যবহার করা ) He deals well with the customers.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Cope with ( সামলানো ) I cannot cope with the situation.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Hold good ( প্রযুক্ত হওয়া ) This ruls will not hold good here.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.