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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Faith with ( বিশ্বাস (ভঙ্গ) ) He broke faith with me.
  • Diffident of ( সন্দিগ্ধ ) I am diffident of success.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Marry to ( বিবাহ দেওয়া ) He married his daughter to a rich man.

Idioms:

  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.