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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Favour with ( অনুগত করা ) Would you favour me with an early reply?
  • Make out ( বুঝতে পারা ) I cannot make out what you say.
  • Envious of ( ঈর্ষান্বিত ) I am not envious of his riches.
  • Ambition for ( উচ্চাকাঙ্খা ) He has no ambition for fame in life.
  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Persist in ( লেগে থাকা ) He persisted in disturbing me.

Idioms:

  • Hold water ( ধোপে টেকা ; কার্যকরি হওয়া ) This policy will not hold water in this situation.
  • In the long run ( পরিশেষে ) You will have to suffer in the long run.
  • under the weather ( ভাল না ; অসুস্থ ) I've been feeling under the weather
  • reinvent the wheel ( এমন কোনকিছু তৈরিতে সময় নষ্ট করা যা বর্তমানে বিদ্যমান ও ঠিকঠাক কাজ করে ) There's no point in us reinventing the wheel
  • A rainy day ( দুর্দিন ) Everybody should save something for rainy day.
  • At stake ( বিপন্ন ) His life is at stake now.