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Appropriate Preposition:

  • Apply to ( আবেদন করা (ব্যক্তি) ) He applied to he Secretary for the post.
  • Avail of ( সুযোগ গ্রহণ করা ) You must avail yourself of the business.
  • Beware of ( সতর্ক হওয়া ) Beware of pick-pockets.
  • Interest in ( আগ্রহ ) He has a special interest in history.
  • Annoyed with ( বিরক্ত (ব্যক্তি) ) I was annoyed with him for being late.
  • Compete with ( প্রতিযোগিতা করা (কোন একজন) ) I competed with him for the first prize.

Idioms:

  • Tooth and nail ( তীব্রভাবে ) He fought tooth and nail against his enemy.
  • In a hurry ( তাড়াহুড়ার মধ্যে ) Don't do the work in a hurry.
  • At all events ( যাই ঘটুক সব ক্ষেত্রেই ) I shall stand by him at all events.
  • As it were ( যেন ) The sun is, as it were , the lamp of the universe.
  • Hue and cry ( শোরগোল ) The villagers raised a hue and cry to see the thief.
  • Far and wide ( সর্বত্র ) His fame as a scholar spread far and wide