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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Die in ( মারা যাওয়া (শান্তি) ) Let me die in peace.
  • Mad with ( উন্মাদ প্রায় ) He is mad with pain.
  • Lame of ( খোঁড়া ) He is lame of one leg.

Idioms:

  • Bird of a feather ( এক রকম স্বভাবের লোক ) Birds of a feather flock together.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Make both ends meet ( আয়ব্যয় মেলানো ) I cannot make both ends meet with my small income.