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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Require of ( প্রয়োজন হওয়া (কোন কিছু) ) I required a loan of him.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Acquainted with ( পরিচিত ) I am acquainted with her.
  • Absorbed in ( নিবিষ্ট ; মগ্ন ) Scientist is absorbed in experiment
  • Adjacent to ( সংলগ্ন ) Her college is adjacent to her house.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )