"I was reading the dictionary. I thought
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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ashamed for ( লজ্জিত ) I feel ashamed for you.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Respect of ( সম্বন্ধে ) He is junior to me in respect of service.
  • Partiality for ( পক্ষপাত দুষ্ট ) He has no Partiality for his son.
  • Dedicate to ( উৎসর্গ করা ) This book is dedicated to his father.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.

Idioms:

  • Three R's ( প্রাথমিক শিক্ষা ) The majority of our people have not yet learnt the three R's.
  • Bring to light ( প্রকাশ করা ) At last all the facts were brought to light.
  • At home ( দক্ষ ) He is at home in mathematics.
  • Fish out of water ( অস্বস্তিকর অবস্থায় ) When he came to the village, he felt like a fish out of water.
  • Bone of contention ( বিবাদের বিষয় ) The paternal property is the bone of contention between the two brothers.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.