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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Eager for ( আগ্রহী ) He is eager for promotion in service.
  • Appeal for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He appealed for pardon.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Attend on ( সেবা করা ) She attends on her mother.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.
  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.