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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Smell of ( গন্ধ দেয় ) This glass smells of wine.

Idioms:

  • be bad at ( দক্ষ না হওয়া )
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.