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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Grateful to ( কৃতজ্ঞ (ব্যক্তি) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Ashamed of ( লজ্জিত ) He is not ashamed of his conduct.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather