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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Preferable to ( অধিক পছন্দযোগ্য ) Death is preferable to dishonor.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Steer clear of ( এড়াইয়া চলা ) You must steer clear of evil company.