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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Junior to ( নিম্নপদস্থ ; বয়সে কম ) He is junior to me in service.
  • Obsessed by ( উদ্বিগ্ন ) He is obsessed by the idea.
  • Apply for ( আবেদন করা (কোন কিছু) ) He applied to the Secretary for the post.
  • Officiate in ( পরিবর্তে কাজ করা (পদ) ) He officiated for me in that post.
  • Blush with (for) ( লজ্জায় রাঙা হওয়া ) She blushed with shame.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Crocodile tears ( ময়া কান্না ) He shed crocodile tears at our misery.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide
  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At large ( স্বাধীন ) The anti-socials are still at large.
  • After all ( সবকিছু সত্ত্বেও ) After all, he is a patriot.
  • Rank and file ( সাধারণ লোক ) We should pay attention to the rank and file of the country.