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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Kind of ( প্রকার ) What kind of paper is it?
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate

Idioms:

  • by dint of ( ফলে (সাধারণত বল প্রয়োগের ফলে) )
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.