"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Need of ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I am in need of more money.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Beat black and blue ( প্রচন্ড প্রহার করা ; উত্তম-মধ্যম দেওয়া ) They beat the thief black and blue.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Fight shy ( এড়িয়ে চলা ) Why do you fight shy of your teacher.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide