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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Interfere with ( হস্তক্ষেপ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) Do not interfere with me in my business.
  • Engaged in ( নিযুক্ত (কাজে) ) I was engaged with him in talk.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.
  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.

Idioms:

  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Flesh and blood ( রক্তমাংসের শরীর ) Flesh and blood cannot bear with such insults.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.