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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Fit for ( যোগ্য ) He is not fit for the job.
  • Enquire into ( অনুসন্ধান করা (কোন ব্যপার) ) He enquired of me into the matter.
  • Compare with ( তুলনা করা (সদৃশ বস্তু) ) Rabindranath may be compared with Shakespeare.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.
  • Assign to ( নির্দিষ্ট করে দেওয়া ) He assigned the task to me.

Idioms:

  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Hard and fast ( বাঁধা ধরা ) There is no such hard and fast rule in this matter.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up