"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • By far ( সর্বাংশে ) He is by far the best boy in the class.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.