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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.