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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Lay by ( সঞ্চয় করা ) Lay by something for the old age.
  • Senior to ( বয়সে বড়, উচ্চপদস্থ ) He is senior to me by four years.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Confident of ( স্থির বিশ্বাসী ) I am confident of success.
  • Faith in ( বিশ্বাস ) I have no faith in him.
  • Capable to ( সক্ষম ) He is capable of doing this alone.

Idioms:

  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • to the bad ( মন্দাবস্থায় ; ঘাটতি অবস্থায় )
  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • Weal and woe ( সুখ-দুঃখ ) Human life is full of weal and woe.
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.