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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Weak of ( দূর্বল ) He is weak of understanding.

Idioms:

  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.