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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.
  • Disgusted with ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.

Idioms:

  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.