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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Based on ( ভিত্তি থাকা ) Your remarks were not based on the facts.
  • Zest for ( অনুরাগ ) She has no zest for music.
  • Ignorant of ( অজ্ঞ ) He is ignorant of this rule.
  • Wait for ( অপেক্ষা করা ) I waited for him for two hours.
  • Restore to ( ফিরিয়ে দেওয়া ) Restore his property to him.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.

Idioms:

  • reap the harvest of sin ( কর্ম ভোগ করা )
  • Turn down ( প্রত্যাখান করা ) He turned down my proposal.
  • Square meal ( পেট ভরা আহার ) He is too poor to have a square meal every day.
  • Of course ( অবশ্যই ) Of course, you know what that means
  • cringing flatterer ( খঁয়ের খা )
  • Maiden speech ( প্রথম বক্তৃতা ) His maiden speech fell flat on the audience.