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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait on ( সেবা করা ) The nurse waited on the patient.
  • Pleased at ( সন্তুষ্ট (কোনকিছু) ) I am pleased at the news.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • Offended at ( বিরক্ত (কোন কাজে) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Boast of ( গর্ব করা ) Do not boast of your wealth.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • At random ( বেপরোয়া ; এলোমেলো ) He hit the ball at random.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.