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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.

Idioms:

  • Take to one's heels ( ছুটিয়া পালানো ) The thieves took to their heels to see the police.
  • put the cart before the horse ( স্বাভাবিক অবস্থা উলটাইয়া দেওয়া ; অস্বাভাবিক অবস্থা পরিণত করা )
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.