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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Escape from ( পলায়ন করা ) The prisoner escaped from the jail.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.

Idioms:

  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.