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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Devoid of ( বর্জিত ) He is devoid of common sense.
  • Anxious about ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) I am anxious about my health.
  • Complain against ( অভিযোগ করা (অন্য ব্যক্তি) ) The complained to the Director against the Manager about her behavior.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • In one's teens ( তের থেকে উনিশ বছর বয়সের মধ্যে ) She is yet in her teens.