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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Indebted to ( ঋণী ; কৃতজ্ঞ ) I am indebted to him for this help.
  • Weary of ( ক্লান্ত ) He is weary of hard life.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • pound of flesh ( এক চুল এদিক ওদিক নয় )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.