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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Responsible to ( দায়ী (প্রাধিকার) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.

Idioms:

  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.