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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Rest upon ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) I rest upon your promise.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • bunch of fives ( মুষ্টি ; পাঁচ আঙ্গুলের মুঠো ) Rock can break anything with his bunch of fives.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.