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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.
  • Cure of ( আরগ্য হওয়া ) He will be cured of the disease very soon.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Hard of ( কম শোনা ) He is hard of hearing.

Idioms:

  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.