"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Divide between ( ভাগ করা (দুটি বা দুজন) ) Divide the apple between Raqib and Shafique.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Apple of discord ( বিবাদেয় বিষয় ) The paternal property has become an apple of discord between the two brothers.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Black sheep ( কুলাঙ্গার ) He is a black sheep in his family.
  • In cold blood ( ঠান্ডা মাথায় ) They committed this murder in cold blood.