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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Comply with ( মেনে নেওয়া ) I shall comply with your request.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Sure of ( নিশ্চিত ) I am sure of success.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.