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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Burst into ( ভেঙ্গে পড়া ) He burst into tears at the sad news
  • Vexed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is vexed with me at my conduct.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Search of ( অনুসন্ধানে ব্যস্ত ) They are in search of nice bird.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.

Idioms:

  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.