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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Conscious of ( সচেতন ) He is conscious of his weakness.
  • Guilty of ( দোষী ) He is guilty of murder.
  • Think over ( চিন্তা করা (কোনকিছু) ) Think carefully over his advice.
  • Look up ( শব্দার্থ খোঁজা ) Look up the word in the dictionary.
  • Alternative to ( বিকল্প ) This question is alternative to that.

Idioms:

  • Bad blood ( মনোমালিন্য ; শত্রতা ; দ্বেষ ) Now there is bad blood between the two brothers.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Stick to ( দৃঢ়ভাবে লেগে থাকা ) He sticks to his decision.
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • In a nut shell ( খুব সংক্ষেপে ) Tell the story in a nut shell.
  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.