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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Wanting in ( বিহীন ) He is wanting in common sense.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.
  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.

Idioms:

  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Pros and cons ( খুঁটিনাটি ) You should consider the Pros and cons of the system.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.