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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Overcome by ( দমন করা ) He was overcome by anger.
  • Wish for ( আকাঙ্খা করা ) I do not wish for name and fame.
  • Equal to ( সমতুল্য (কাজ) ) He rose equal to the occasion.
  • Responsible for ( দায়ী (কোন কার্জ) ) He is responsible to the committee for his action.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Retire from ( অবসর লওয়া ) He retired from service on a pension.

Idioms:

  • Slip of the tongue ( বলায় সামান্য ভুল ) This is a slip of the tongue, don't lay much stress on it.
  • host in himself ( একাই একশ )
  • In a fix ( মুশকিলে পতিত ) He is in a fix and does not know what to do.
  • All at once ( হঠাৎ ) All at once a tiger came out of the forest.
  • On the whole ( মোটের উপর ) On the whole, his conduct is good.
  • Set free ( মুক্ত করা ) The prisoners were set free.