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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Argue with ( যূক্তি দেখানো (ব্যক্তি) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Zealous for ( আগ্রহী ) He is zealous for improvement.
  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Eligible for ( যোগ্য ) He is eligible for the post.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.

Idioms:

  • A slow coach ( কর্মকুণ্ঠ ও মন্থর ব্যাক্তি ) Roky is known as a slow coach to his friend circle.
  • In the nick of time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) The school team arrived in the nick of time.
  • By the by ( প্রসঙ্গক্রমে ) By the by I came to know that he was ill.
  • Hard nut to crack ( কঠিন সমস্যা ) The problem of adult education is really a hard nut to crack.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • In vain ( বৃথা ) All his attempts were in vain.