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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Look after ( দেখাশোনা করা ) There is none to look after her.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Part with ( বিচ্ছিন্ন হওয়া (কোন জিনিস) ) She parted with the ring.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • throw dust in ones hands full ( কারো চোখে ধূলো দেওয়া )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.