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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.

Idioms:

  • live by ones wit ( কথা বেচে খাওয়া )
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.