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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • In force ( বলবৎ ) This law is in force now.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.