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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Charge with ( অভিযোগ করা (ত্রুটি) ) He was charged with theft.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • be on ones back ( একেবারে কুপোকাত )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.