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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Provide with ( সরবরাহ করা (কোন জিনিস) ) I provide (supply) him with food.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home