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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.

Idioms:

  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Slow coach ( অলস প্রকৃতির লোক ) You cannot expect much from a slow coach like him.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel