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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Informed of ( অবহিত ) I was not informed of your misfortune.
  • Resign to ( আত্মসমর্পন করা (স্বয়ং) ) I resigned myself to fate
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Quarrel for ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.

Idioms:

  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Man of letters ( পন্ডিত লোক ) Sir Ashutosh Mukherjee was a man of letters.
  • Fish in a troubled water ( এলোমোলো অবস্থায় সুযোগ নেওয়া ) He made a lot of money by fishing in a troubled water.