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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.