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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pity for ( করুণা ) Have pity for the poor.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Arrive at ( পৌঁছানো ) We arrived at the station in time.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.

Idioms:

  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Crying need ( জরুরী প্রয়োজন ) Mass education is the crying need of Bangladesh.
  • Get rid of ( মুক্তি পাওয়া ) Try to get rid of that rogue.