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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Vexed for ( বিরক্ত (জিনিস) ) He is vexed with me for opposing him.
  • Prompt at ( চটপটে (ব্যক্তিত্ব) ) He is prompt at figures.
  • Engaged to ( বাগদত্ত ) Lila was engaged to him.
  • Look over ( পরীক্ষা করা ) He is looking over the answer papers.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At bay ( কোনঠাসা ) The tiger was at bay in the bush.
  • Round the clock ( সমস্ত দিন ) He is working round the clock.
  • In fine ( পরিশেষ ) In fine he declared his plan.
  • word of no implication ( কথার কথা )
  • Cut a sorry figure ( খারাপ ফল করা ) He cuts a sorry figure in the examination.