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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Callous to ( উদাসীন ) He is callous to my suffering.

Idioms:

  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.