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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Provide against ( পূর্বে ব্যবস্থা করা ; সরবরাহ করা ) You must provide against evil days for your children.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Live on ( খেয়ে বাঁচা ) The cow lives on grass.
  • Void of ( বিহীন ) He is void of common sense.
  • Plead for ( ওকালতি করা (কোনকিছু) ) I pleaded with him for justice (against the wrong done to me).

Idioms:

  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Out of doors ( বাহিরে ) It is rather cold out of doors.
  • queer go ( অদ্ভুত ব্যপার )