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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Suffer from ( কষ্ট পাওয়া ) He is suffering from fever.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Rejoice at ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced at her success.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.