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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Deal in ( ব্যবসা করা ) He deals in rice.
  • Destined to ( ভাগ্য নির্দিষ্ট ) He was destined to death.
  • Loyal to ( বিশ্বস্ত ) He is loyal to his master.
  • Satisfied with ( সন্তুষ্ট ) I am satisfied with him or I am satisfied of the truth.
  • Excel in ( তুলনামূলক ভাবে সুন্দর হওয়া ) He excels in painting.

Idioms:

  • a piece of cake ( খুবই সহজ ) This assignment is a piece of cake
  • till the cows come home ( অনেক সময় ধরে ) I could play outside till the cows come home
  • Kith and kin ( নিকট আত্মীয় ) He has no good relationship with his kith and kin.
  • Call a spade a spade ( অপ্রিয় সত্য কথা বলা ) I have no hesitation to call a spade a spade.
  • Gala Day ( উৎসবের দিন ) The 15th August is a gala day to the Indians.
  • Achilles heel ( দুর্বলতা বা ত্রুটি ) He is trying to hide but everybody knows his achilles' heel