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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Impose on ( চাপানো ) The task was imposed on him.
  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Live by ( কোন উপায়ে বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives by honest means.
  • Annoyed for ( বিরক্ত (কোন কিছু) ) I was annoyed for the music.
  • Desire for ( ইচ্ছা ) He has no desire for fame.

Idioms:

  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • a bad apple ( কোনো একটা দলের সব ভালোর মধ্যে খারাপ বা মন্দটা ) In any group of average citizens there are bound to be a few bad apples.
  • blue blood ( অভিজাত বংশের রক্ত বহনকারী )
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • know from a bare hint ( এক আঁচরেই বোঝা )
  • feather ones nest ( কাজ গুছিয়ে নেওয়া )