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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Excuse for ( অব্যাহতি দেওয়া ) He will not be excused for coming late.
  • Worthy of ( যোগ্য ) He is worthy of our praise.
  • Live within ( বাঁচা ) He live within his means
  • Favourable for ( অনুকূল (কোনকিছু) ) This situation is favorable to me for doing this.
  • Hope for ( আশা করা ) Let us hope for the best.
  • Opportunity for ( সুযোগ ) I have no opportunity for (of) doing the work.

Idioms:

  • On the contrary ( বিপরীত পক্ষে ) I do not hate him: on the contrary I love him.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • breathe out ( নিঃশ্বাস ত্যাগ করা ) At last, he breathed his last breath out, and that was the end.
  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • keep your chin up ( সুখি হওয়া ) His attempt keep your chin up
  • Part and parcel ( অবিচ্ছেদ্য অংশ ) Discipline is part and parcel of administration.