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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Abound with ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) The ocean abounds with fish.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.

Idioms:

  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )