"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Respect to ( সম্বন্ধে ) We are talking with respect to that matter.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • walk in someone shoes ( কারো অভিজ্ঞতা বা অবস্থানে থাকা বোঝায় ) When you walk in my shoes, you might understand.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.