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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.

Idioms:

  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Beggar description ( বর্ণনাতীত ) The beauty of the Taj beggars description.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.