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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Accustomed to ( অভ্যস্ত ) I am accustomed to such a life.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Remind of ( মনে করিয়ে দেওয়া (কোনকিছু) ) I reminded him of his promise.

Idioms:

  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Birds eye view ( মোটামোটি ধারণা ; এক নজর ) He took a bird’s eye view of the flood-stricken area from an aeroplane.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )