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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Quarrel with ( কলহ করা (ব্যক্তি) ) They quarreled with one another for the property.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.
  • Preside over ( সভাপতিত্ব করা ) He presided over the meeting.
  • Entitled to ( অধিকারী ) He is entitled to a reward for his honesty.

Idioms:

  • Beat about the bush ( কাজের কথায় না এসে আজেবাজে কথা বলা ) Please come to the point without beating about the bush
  • Call in question ( সন্দেহ করা ) No one can call his honesty in question.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • Out of temper ( ক্রুদ্ধ ) He is out of temper now.
  • At last ( অবশেষে ) I got my missing book at last.