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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Faithful to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) The dog is faithful to his master.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Appetite for ( ক্ষুধা ) The patient has no appetite for food.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.

Idioms:

  • have ones eyes ( কারও হাতে বিস্তর কাজ থাকা )
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • Take to heart ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) He took his remark to heart.
  • Heart and soul ( সর্বান্তঃকরণে ) Try heard and soul and you will succeed.
  • Turn over a new leaf ( নূতনের সূচনা ) After his failure he turned over a new leaf.
  • By leaps and bounds ( অতি দ্রুতগতিতে ) The population of Bangladesh is increasing by leaps and bounds.