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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Escape by ( রক্ষা করা ) He escaped by a hair breadth.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Justice to ( ন্যায় বিচার ) We should do justice to everybody.
  • Tired of ( ক্লান্ত ) I am Tired of doing the same thing day after day.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.

Idioms:

  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.