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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Laugh at ( বিদ্রুপ করা ) Do not taught at the poor.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Count for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) His advice counts for nothing.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • At arm’s length ( দূরে ) Try to keep the bad boy at arm’s length.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.
  • Bring to book ( শাস্তি দেওয়া ) He should be brought to book for his misconduct.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • Through thick and thin ( বাধা বিপত্তির মধ্য দিয়ে ) Reveka followed her husband through thick and thin.
  • All on a sudden ( হঠাৎ ) All on a sudden a tiger came out of the bush.