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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Remedy for ( প্রতিকার ) There is no remedy for this disease.

Idioms:

  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • For good ( চিরকালের জন্য ) He left the country for good.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.