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Appropriate Preposition:

  • in favour of ( পক্ষে ) He spoke in favour of his friend.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Indulge in ( আসক্ত হওয়া ) He indulge in drugs.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up