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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Sanguine of ( নিশ্চিত ) She is sanguine of her success.
  • Admit to ( ভর্তি করা ) Khadil was admitted to university.
  • Look at ( তাকানো ) Look at the moon.
  • Listen to ( শোনা ) Listen to the news on the radio.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.

Idioms:

  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • Out of date ( অপ্রচলিত ) This fashion is now out of date.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.