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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Certain of ( নিশ্চিত ) He is now certain of his ground.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Brood on (over) ( মন খারাপ করা ) Do not brood over your misfortune.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • bad debts ( অশোধ্য বা অনাদায়ী ঋন ; যে ঋন শোধ করা যাবে না )