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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Contribute to ( দান হিসাবে দেওয়া ) He contributed one thousand taka to the Flood Relief Fund.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Affectionate to ( স্নেহশীল ) He is affectionate to me.
  • Congratulate on ( অভিনন্দিত করা ) I congratulate you on your success.
  • Plead with ( ওকালতি করা (ব্যক্তি) ) I pleaded with him for justice.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • On the wane ( হ্রাসমান ) His fame is on the wane now.
  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • vile sycophant ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • At one’s own sweet will ( খুশি মতো ) He still does it at his own sweet will.