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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Sensitive to ( সংবেদনশীল ) She is sensitive to cold.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Pleased with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am pleased with him.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Vain of ( অহঙ্কারী ) She is vain of her beauty.

Idioms:

  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Nip in the bud ( অঙ্কুরে বিনষ্ট করা ) All his hopes were nipped in the bud.
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • clever hit ( কথার মতন কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.