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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Deprived of ( বঞ্চিত ) He was deprived of his property.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.

Idioms:

  • Null and void ( বাতিল ) The deed has been null and void now.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Lame excuse ( বাজে গুজব ) This lame excuse will to do.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.