"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.

Idioms:

  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • the exact point ( কাঁটায়-কাঁটায় )
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.