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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Accompanied by ( সঙ্গী হওয়া ) He was accompanied by his father.
  • Count upon ( নির্ভর করা ) I count upon your help for this work.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Offended with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I am offended with you at your conduct.
  • Succeed in ( সাফল্য লাভ করা ) He will succeed in life.

Idioms:

  • To the letter ( অক্ষরে অক্ষরে ) He followed my advice to the letter.
  • In no time ( শীঘ্র ) He will finish the work in no time.
  • At least ( অন্ততঃ ) At least one hundred boys will come to school today.
  • A blessing in disguise ( বিপরীতে হিত ; প্রথমে খারাপ হিসেবে মনে হলেও পরবর্তীতে ভালো হয় ) Sam's motorcycle accident was a blessing in disguise because he got enough insurance money.
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.
  • Man of straw ( অপদার্থ লোক ) We do not care a fig for a man of straw like him.