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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Contrary to ( বিপরীত ) His action is contrary to his words.
  • Add to ( যোগ করা ) Add this to that.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Grateful for ( কৃতজ্ঞ (কোনকিছু) ) I am grateful to you for your help.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • At a low ebb ( নিম্নমুখী ) His fame is at a low ebb now.
  • As usual ( যথারীতি ) He is late as usual.
  • in the doldrums ( উদাসীন ভাবাপন্ন )
  • pulling your leg ( কৌতক করা ) Do not take it seriously, i was just pulling you leg
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.