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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Greed for ( লোভ ) He has no greed for wealth.
  • Liking for ( রুচি ) She has a liking for music.
  • Trust with ( বিশ্বাস করা (জিনিস) ) You may trust me with the work.
  • Appeal to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He appealed to the Headmaster for pardon.
  • Angry at ( রাগান্বিত (কারো আচরণ) ) I am angry at your conduct.
  • Guess at ( অনুমান করা ) Can you guess at her age?

Idioms:

  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • set a naught ( কলা দেখানো )
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.