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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Sympathy for ( সহানুভূতি ) I have no sympathy for him.
  • Smile on ( অনুগ্রহ করা ) Fortune smiled on him.
  • Depend on ( নির্ভর করা ) Success depends on hard work.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Prompt in ( চটপটে (উত্তর) ) He is prompt in his answer.

Idioms:

  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Dead of night ( মধ্য রাত্রি ) The robbers broke into the house at dead of night.
  • Widow's mite ( দরিদ্রর ক্ষুদ্র দান ) A widow's mite is no less important than a large contribution of a rich man.