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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Want of ( অভাব ) We have no want of money.
  • Argue for ( যূক্তি দেখানো (কোন কিছু) ) I argued with him for the point.
  • Feel for ( সহানুভূতি অনুভব করা ) I feel for you in your trouble.
  • Subject to ( শর্তাধীন ) This is subject to approval of the committee.
  • Pass for ( গণ্য হওয়া ) He passes for a clever man.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.

Idioms:

  • but me no buts ( কিন্তু কিন্তু করো না )
  • A bolt from the blue ( সম্পূর্ন অপ্রত্যাশিত ) The news of his father's death came to him as a bolt from the blue.
  • In time ( ঠিক সময়ে ) He reached the station in time.
  • Household word ( সকলের পরিচিত নাম ) Mother Teresa's name has now become a household word.
  • ABC ( প্রাথমিক জ্ঞান ) Everybody must know at least the ABC of religion.
  • Irony of fate ( ভাগ্যের পরিহাস ) He could not succeed by irony of fate.