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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Divide among ( ভাগ করা (দুইয়ের অধিক) ) Divide the mangoes among the boys.
  • According to ( অনুসারে ) According to his order i went there.
  • Envy of ( ঈর্ষা ) I have no envy of him.
  • Deaf to ( শুনতে অনিচ্ছুক ) He is deaf to my request.

Idioms:

  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • By no means ( কোন ভাবেই না ) I shall by no means call on him.