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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Fill with ( পরিপূর্ণ ) This tank is filled with water.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.
  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )