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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.

Idioms:

  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up