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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Abound in ( প্রচুর পরিমাণে থাকা ) Fish abounds in this river.
  • Key to ( সমাধানের উপায় ) He has found out the key to his problem.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Taste for ( রুচি ) She has no taste for music.
  • Admit of ( স্বীকৃতি পাওয়া ) Your conduct admits of no excuse.

Idioms:

  • In vogue ( চালু ) This custom is not in vogue now.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • At a loss ( হতবু্দ্ধি ; কিংকর্তব্যবিমূঢ় ) He was at a loss and did not know what to do.
  • To and fro ( এদিন-ওদিক ) Being unable to make up his mind the man is walking to and fro.
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.