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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Eager about ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager about the result.
  • Argue against ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him against the point.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Qualified for ( যোগ্য ) He is qualified for the post.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Chip of the old block ( বাপকা বেটা ) He is a chip of the old black.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )