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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Insist on ( জিদ করা ) He insisted on my going home.
  • Open to ( উন্মুক্ত ) His plan is open to objection.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.
  • Addicted to ( আসক্ত ) He is addicted to separate.

Idioms:

  • Bag and baggage ( তল্পিতল্পাসহ ) He left the place bag and baggage.
  • Out of sorts ( ঈষৎ অসুস্থ ) He is out of sorts now.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.