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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.

Idioms:

  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.