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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Zeal for ( প্রবল উৎসাহ ) He has a zeal for social work.
  • Consistent with ( সামঞ্জস্যপূর্ণ ) Your action is not consistent with the rules.
  • Displeased at ( অসন্তুষ্ট ) I am displeased with him at his conduct.
  • Rich in ( সম্পদশালী ) Bangladesh is rich in minerals.

Idioms:

  • A bed of roses ( সুখ-স্বাচ্ছন্দ্যপূর্ণ জীবন ) Many people think that life is a bed of roses
  • Big gun ( নেতৃস্থানীয় ব্যক্তি ) He is a big gun of our locality.
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • All but ( প্রায় ) The poor villagers are all but ruined.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.
  • Head and ears ( সম্পূর্ণরূপে ) He is over head and ears in debt.