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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Difference between ( পার্থক্য ) There is no difference between the two brothers.
  • Despair of ( নিরাশ হওয়া ) Do not despair of success.
  • Anxious for ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is anxious for getting a job.

Idioms:

  • bad faith ( বিশ্বাসঘাতকতা )
  • By chance ( দৈবাৎ ) I met him on the way by chance.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.