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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Disgusted at ( বিরক্ত ) I am disgusted with him at his conduct.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Angry for ( রাগান্বিত (কোন কিছু) ) I am angry for something.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Aptitude for ( স্বাভাবিক দক্ষতা ) I have no aptitude for Mathematics.
  • Refer to ( বিচারার্থে পাঠানো ) Refer the matter to him for enquiry.

Idioms:

  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • In black and white ( লিখিতভাবে ) Put down the statement in black and white.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.