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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.