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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.

Idioms:

  • Fall flat ( ফলপ্রসূ না হওয়া ) My advice feel fiat on him.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.