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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Quick of ( চটপটে ) He is quick of understanding.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.

Idioms:

  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly