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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Pretend to ( ভান করা ) He does not pretend to high birth.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • loose cannon ( অপ্রত্যাশিত ) He is a bit of a loose cannon.
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.