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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Crave for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) He craves for wealth.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Gift of the gab ( বাককটুতা ) An advocate should have the gift of the gab.
  • Turn a deaf ear to ( মনোযোগ না দেওয়া ) He turned a deaf ear to my proposal.
  • By all means ( সবর্প্রকার ) Try to do it by all means.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.