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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Blind to ( দোষের প্রতি অন্ধ ) He is blind to his won faults.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • In full swing ( পুরাদমে ) The school is now in full swing.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • As if ( যেন ) He swims so beautifully as if he is the Olympic gold medalist.
  • End in smoke ( ব্যর্থ হওয়া ) All his plans ended in smoke.