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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Famous for ( বিখ্যাত ) Radhanager is famous for the birth place of Raja Rammohan.
  • Officiate for ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Consist of ( গঠিত হওয়া ) This class consists of fifty boys and thirty girls.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Burst out ( ফেটে পড়া ) He burst out laughing at my joke.

Idioms:

  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • a rotten apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few rotten apples.
  • be in ones bad books ( কারও অপ্রিয় হওয়া )
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • By and by ( শীঘ্র ) He will come here by and by.