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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.
  • Rest with ( নির্ভর করা ; বিশ্বাসস্থাপন করা ) The whole matter rests with you.
  • Equal with ( সমতুল্য (ব্যক্তি) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.
  • Weak in ( কাঁচা ) He is weak in Mathematics.

Idioms:

  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Take one to task ( তিরস্কার করা ) He was taken to task for negligence of duty.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Hush money ( ঘুষ ) He offered a hush money to suppress the murder.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.