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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proportionate to ( আনুপাতিক ) Punishment should be proportionate to offence.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Prone to ( ঝোঁক আছে এমন ) He is prone to idleness.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.

Idioms:

  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )