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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Compete for ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন কিছু) ) He competed for the first position.
  • Look into ( অনুসন্ধান করা ) I am looking into the matter.
  • Quarrel over ( কলহ করা (কোনকিছু) ) They quarreled with one another over the property.
  • Equal in ( সমতুল্য (পদমর্যদা) ) Mr.Karim is equal in rank with Mr.Rahim.
  • Dull at ( কাঁচা ) He is dull at Physics.
  • Restrict to ( সীমাবব্ধ করা ) Admission was restricted to students.

Idioms:

  • In order to ( উদ্দেশ্য ) He came here in order to meet my mother.
  • Come to light ( প্রকাশিত হওয়া ) Their private talk has come to light at last.
  • At once finger ends ( নখদর্পণে ) All these facts are at his finger ends.
  • By and large ( প্রধানতঃ ) People in our village are by and large farmers.
  • Red letter day ( স্মরণীয় দিন ) The 21 February is a red letter day in the history of Bangladesh.
  • Die in harness ( কর্মরত অবস্থায় মারা যাওয়া ) Dr. Sen died in harness.