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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Need for ( প্রয়োজনীয় ) I have no need for more money.
  • Good at ( দক্ষ ) He is good at tennis.
  • Search for ( অনুসন্ধান ) Their search for the thing was of no avail.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.

Idioms:

  • Breathe one's last ( মারা যাওয়া ) The old man breathed his last on Sunday last.
  • Above all ( প্রধানত ; সর্বোপরি ) We should be kind, polite, and above all honest.
  • Read between the lines ( তাৎপর্য বোঝা ) Try to read between the lines of the letter.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Catch red handed ( হাতে নাতে ধরা ) The thief was caught red handed.
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.