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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Rejoice in ( আনন্দ করা ) Every one rejoiced in her success.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Heir to ( উত্তরাধিকারী (সম্পত্তি) ) He is the heir to his uncle’s property.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.

Idioms:

  • In lieu of ( পরিবর্তে ) Give me this pen in lieu of that.
  • tickled pink ( খুব খুশি করানো ) She was tickled pink by the good news.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story
  • Bid fair ( ভালো কিছু আশা করা ) He bids fair to be a good doctor.