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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Inquire of ( অনুসন্ধান করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I inquired of him about the matter.
  • Believe in ( বিশ্বাস করা ) I do not believe in his honesty.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.