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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Lack of ( অভাব ) I have no lack of friends.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.

Idioms:

  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.