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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Prefer to ( অধিক পছন্দ করা ) I prefer coffee to tea.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.

Idioms:

  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.