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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hunger for ( তীব্র আকাঙ্খা ) His hunger for knowledge surprised us.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Confined in ( আবদ্ধ (কক্ষ) ) He is confined in a room for five days.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Accused of ( অভিযুক্ত ) He is accused of corruption.

Idioms:

  • Stone's throw ( অতি নিকটে ) Our school is at a stone's throw form our house.
  • Bed of roses ( আরামদায়ক অবস্থা ) Life is not a bed of roses.
  • Ins and outs ( খুঁটিনাটি সব কিছু ) I know the ins and outs of the matter.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.