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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Pride on ( গর্ব করা ) He prides himself on his high birth.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Prior to ( পূর্বে ) Prior to that, he was in a wretched condition.

Idioms:

  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At one’s wit’s end ( হতবুদ্ধি ) He was at his wit’s end and did not know what to do.
  • By hook or by crook ( যে কোন উপায়ে ) You must do this work by hook or by crook.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • At dagger drawn ( খড়গহস্ত ) The two brothers are now at daggers drawn.
  • Cut to the quick ( মর্মাহত হওয়া ) I was cut to the quick by his words.