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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Occur to ( মনে হওয়া ) The idea never occurred to me.
  • Admit into ( প্রবেশাধিকার দেওয়া ) He was admitted into the room.
  • True to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is true to his master.
  • Offend against ( লঙ্গন করা ) You have offended against good manners.
  • Render into ( অনুবাদ করা ) Render the passage into Hindi.

Idioms:

  • slap on the wrist ( মৃদু শাস্তি ) Although he broke the rules, he was only given a slap on the wrist
  • Above board ( সংশয়হীন ভাবে নির্দোষ ) His activities are open and above board.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • Do yeoman's service ( বিশেষ উপকার করা ) Raja Rammohan Roy has done yeoman's service to our country.
  • Build castles in the air ( আকাশ কুসুম চিন্তা করা ) Don't idle away your time in building castles in the air.
  • Cock and bull story ( গাঁজাখুরি গল্প ) Nobody will believe your cock and bull story