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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Invite to ( নিমন্ত্রণ করা ) I invited him to dinner.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.
  • 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?
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.