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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Devote to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) He devotes much time to study.
  • Angry with ( রাগান্বিত (ব্যক্তি) ) He is angry with me for speaking against him.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Mourn for ( শোক করা ) Don't mourn for the dead.
  • Affection for ( স্নেহ ) The teacher feels affection for every pupils.

Idioms:

  • In the mean time ( ইতিমধ্যে ) Lila will come here to-night. In the mean time you should get her room ready.
  • Up and downs ( উন্থানপতন ) There are ups and downs in a man's life.
  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Cats and dogs ( মূষল ধারে ) It was raining cats and dogs.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.