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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Hard at ( উদ্যমী ) He is hard at work before examination.
  • Look for ( খোঁজা ) I am looking for a good job.
  • Live for ( বেঁচে থাকা ) He lives for fame.
  • Tolerant of ( সহিষ্ণু ) We must be tolerant of opposition.
  • Lacking in ( অভাব আছে এমন ) He is lacking in courage.
  • False to ( মিথ্যাবাদী ) I cannot be false to my friend.

Idioms:

  • To the contrary ( কাহারও বক্তব্যের বিপক্ষে ) In the court he said nothing to the contrary.
  • At all ( আদৌ ) He does not know French at all.
  • big cheese ( দলের বা পরিবারের সবচেয়ে গুরুত্বপূর্ণ ব্যক্তি ) He is the big cheese who control everything in our group.
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • put a spoke to ones wheel ( কারও উন্নতিতে বাধা হওয়া )
  • At a stretch ( একটানা ) He can run ten miles at a stretch.