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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.

Idioms:

  • At the eleventh hour ( শেষ মুহূর্তে ) he doctor came to the patient at the eleventh hour.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.