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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Afraid of ( ভীত ) I am not afraid of ghosts.
  • Unite with ( ঐক্যবদ্ধ হওয়া ) Be united with your friends.
  • Open at ( উন্মুক্ত করা বা খোলা ) Open at page 20 of English book.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Hanker after ( লালায়িত হওয়া ) Do not hanker after wealth.

Idioms:

  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • At sixes and sevens ( বিশৃঙ্খলা অবস্থায় ) All the furniture in the room were at sixes and sevens.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.