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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Wonder at ( অবাক হওয়া ) I wonder at his ignorance.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.