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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Oblige to ( বাধিত করা ) I am obliged to him for his co-operation.
  • Alarmed at ( আতঙ্কিত ) We were alarmed at he news.
  • Involved in ( জড়িত ) He is involved in the plot.
  • Die for ( মারা যাওয়া (কারণ) ) He died for his country.
  • Long for ( কামনা করা ) He longed for fame.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.

Idioms:

  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Come off with flying colours ( জয়লাভ করা ) Our School team came off with flying colours.
  • when pigs fly ( কখনও না ) I will help you when pigs fly
  • On the spur of the moment ( মুহুর্তের উত্তেজনায় ) He did it on the spur of the moment.
  • By fits and starts ( অনিয়মিত ; মাঝে মাঝে ) He works by fits and starts.
  • From hand to mouth ( দিন আনে দিন খায় ) The poor man lives form hand to mouth.