"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Supply to ( যোগান দেওয়া (ব্যক্তি) ) He supplied food to us.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.
  • Bent on ( ঝোঁক ) He is bent on playing cricket.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.

Idioms:

  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • 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.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.