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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Dispose of ( বিক্রয় করা ) He disposed of his books.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Tide over ( অতিক্রম করা ) He will soon tide over the difficulty.
  • Divert from ( অন্যদিকে নেওয়া ) The loud music diverted my attention from study.
  • Favourable to ( অনুকূল (ব্যক্তি) ) This situation is favourable to me for doing this.

Idioms:

  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • harp on the same string ( এক কথা বারবার বলা )
  • Wild goose chase ( পন্ডশ্রম ) Do not waste time in wild goose chase.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Dead against ( তীব্র বিরোধী ) I am dead against his proposal.
  • Carry the day ( জয়লাভ করা ) Rajib, the best player of the school, carried the day in the annual sports.