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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Die from ( মারা যাওয়া (প্রতিক্রিয়া) ) He died form over-eating.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • hold your horses ( সবুর করা ; ধৈর্য ধরা ) Hold your horses in trouble, you will get your reward.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.