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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Aim at ( লক্ষ্য করা ) He aimed his gun at he bird.
  • Glance at ( চোখ বুলিয়ে নেওয়া ) He glanced at me casually.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Prohibit from ( বারণ করা ) I prohibited him from going there.
  • Jealous of ( ঈর্ষা পরায়ণ ) I am not at all jealous of his fortune.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • have a bad time ( দুশ্চিন্তায় কাল কাটানো ; দুঃসময়ে পড়া )