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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Confident to ( আবদ্ধ (শয্যা) ) He is confined to bed.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.

Idioms:

  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Now and then ( মাঝে মাঝে ) He comes here now and then.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.