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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Essential to ( অত্যাবশ্যক ) Food is essential to health.
  • Talk to ( কথা বলা (ব্যক্তি) ) I am talking to (with) Mr. Roy.
  • Jump at ( আগ্রহ সহকারে গ্রহণ করা ) Do not jump at the offer.
  • Send for ( ডেকে পাঠানো ) Send for a doctor immediately.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.

Idioms:

  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )