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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Agree to ( একমত হওয়া (প্রস্তাব) ) I can't agree to the proposals.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Sentence to ( দন্ডাদেশ দেওয়া ) He was sentenced to death for murder.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.