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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.
  • Quarrel about ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another about the property.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Ill with ( অসুস্থ ) He is ill with fever.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.

Idioms:

  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Call to mind ( স্মরণ করা ) I cannot call to mind your name.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.