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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Opposite to ( বিপরীত ) Your idea is opposite to mine.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.