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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Proud of ( গর্বিত ) He is proud of his position.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).
  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.