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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Enter into ( প্রবেশ করা ) He entered into the room.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Heir of ( উত্তরাধিকারী (ব্যক্তি) ) He is the heir of his uncle.

Idioms:

  • bell the cat ( সর্তকতার জন্য বিড়ালের গলায় ঘন্টা বাধা ; কোন কাজ যেটা অর্জন করা কঠিন বা অসম্ভব ) Everybody is trying but who actually bell the cat?
  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.