"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Lament for ( বিলাপ করা ) She lamented for her child.
  • Familiar with ( সুপরিচিত ) He is familiar with my brother.
  • Die by ( মারা যাওয়া (বিষ) ) He died by poison.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.