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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Attend upon ( সেবা করা ) She attends upon her mother.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Owe to ( ঋণী হওয়া ) I owe my all to him.
  • Popular with ( জনপ্রিয় ) He is popular with all for his good behaviour.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • Lion's share ( সিংহভাগ ) He took the lion's share of the profit.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • From A to Z ( প্রথম হইতে শেষ পয্র্ন্ত ) The statement is true from A to Z.
  • Slip of the pen ( লেখায় অসতর্কতাবশতঃ সামান্য ভুল ) This mistake is due to a slip of the pen.
  • Moot point ( অমীমাংসিত বিষয় ) Dowry system is still a moot point in Bangladesh.