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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Allot to ( বিলি করা ) One room has been allotted to him.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Out of order ( বিকল ) This car is out of order.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.