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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Jump to ( তাড়াহুড়ো করে সিদ্ধান্তে আসা ) Do not jump to a conclusion without much thinking.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Esteem for ( শ্রদ্ধা ) He has esteem for the superiors.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Book worm ( গ্রন্থকীট ) Don't be a book worm.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.