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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Aware of ( সচেতন ) Man should aware of the danger of environment pollution.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.