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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Obsessed with ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed with the idea.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Vary from ( আলাদা হওয়া ) His opinion varies from his brother's.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Make for ( অগ্রসর হওয়া ) The ship made for England.

Idioms:

  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.