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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Think of ( চিন্তা করা (ব্যক্তি) ) What do you think of (about) him?
  • Live beyond ( বাঁচা ) He lives beyond his means.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel