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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Attach to ( জুড়ে দেওয়া ) Attach this file to the email.
  • Take after ( সদৃশ হওয়া ) The boy takes after his father.

Idioms:

  • Dead language ( যে ভাষা এখন আর কথ্য নয় ) Sanskrit is a rich language, but it is now a dead language.
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • Out of the wood ( বিপদমুক্ত ) He is not yet out of the wood.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Red tape ( লাল ফিতার বাঁধন ; আমলাতান্ত্রিকতা ) Red tapism causes delay in official work.
  • A bed of roses thorns ( কন্টকময় জীবন ) Life is nothing but a bed of roses.