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Appropriate Preposition:

  • End in ( শেষ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Rely on ( নির্ভর করা ) You can rely on him.
  • Mourn over ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn over the dead.

Idioms:

  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Bosom friend ( অন্তরঙ্গ বন্ধু ) Rifat is my bosom friend.
  • Sink in ( আবদ্ধ হওয়া, ডুবে যাওয়া ) He sank in mud or the ship sank into the sea.
  • To the backbone ( হাড়ে হাড়ে ) The boy is wicked to the backbone.